Film Review: Argo

Argo directed by Ben Affleck, written by Chris Terrio and Tony Mendez (Warner Bros. Pictures, GK Films, Smoke House, R, 120 minutes) Starring Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin, and John Goodman. Transformers I’m not sure why some movies receive high praise. I remember the year when everyone couldn’t get enough of Transformers. It seemed to be the ultimate movie; it satisfied action aficionados; it had enough narrative quality to hold the attention of critics. But when I saw Transformers, I was severely disappointed. With bad acting, unimpressive graphics, and a poor script, I found nothing redeemable from the film. Transformers seems to offer an intriguing analog to another film receiving high praise from this current award season, Argo. When… Read More →